THOMAS A. BILLINGS
Mr. Thomas A. "Tom" Billings, 63, of Quincy, died at 12:23 p.m. Wednesday (April 2, 2014) in his home.
Born December 20, 1950 in Quincy, Tom was the son of George F. and Rosalie Hudson Billings Sr.
Mr. Billings served his country in the U. S. Army from June 11, 1970 to January 19, 1972 and then with the U. S. Army Reserve until June 10, 1976.
Tom was an avid golfer, fisherman and bowler. He enjoyed music, especially anything Elvis and woodworking, making cabinets and furniture for many family and friends.
Tom was employed for many years as a carpenter at Huck Fixture's until their closing and then at Hutter Oil Company until his retirement in 2012.
Survivors include a daughter, Angela "Angie" Davison (Scott) of Philadelphia, MO; two grandchildren, Derek Davison and Daynan Davison; a brother, George Billings Jr. (Jean) of Payson, IL; a nephew, Brock Billings (Edie) of Hannibal, MO; and three great nephews, Weston Billings, Easton Billings and Jaxon Lay.
Mr. Billings was preceded in death by his parents.
Graveside memorial services will be held Wednesday morning (April 9, 2014) at 10:00 in Sunset Cemetery by Clif Weisinger. Military Honors will be by Quincy American Legion Post 37 and the Illinois National Guard Funeral Detail.
There is no visitation, but friends are invited to attend the graveside service. The Zehender Robinson Stormer Cookson Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.
Memorials may be given to the charity of the donor's choice.